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Fourth person charged over alleged stabbing murder in western Sydney salon
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Courts

Fourth person charged over alleged stabbing murder in western Sydney salon

Alfredo Isho, 20, was fatally stabbed while having his hair cut. The latest to be charged in relation to the alleged murder include two brothers, aged 22 and 17.

  • by Sally Rawsthorne

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Mauritian teen charged with rape of nine-year-old in Sydney
Sexual assault

Mauritian teen charged with rape of nine-year-old in Sydney

An 18-year-old man has been charged with raping a nine-year-old boy in Sydney's west while on vacation from Mauritius in 2017.

  • by Heather McNab
'Betting $3 million a day on football games': lawyer gets three years for fraud
Courts

'Betting $3 million a day on football games': lawyer gets three years for fraud

Brody Clarke, a former investment banker turned lawyer, gambled upwards of $100 million on sports he had no idea about, a court heard.

  • by Georgina Mitchell
Airline staff members arrested on drug-smuggling charges
Crime

Airline staff members arrested on drug-smuggling charges

Two international airline staff members are among eight people arrested in connection with a major drug importation operation into Melbourne and Sydney.

'Poisoned the airwaves': Scientology blames TV show for Chatswood death
Religion

'Poisoned the airwaves': Scientology blames TV show for Chatswood death

Defectors claim the Church of Scientology's bizarre response to a fatal stabbing at Chatswood shows the true side of the organisation.

  • by Ben Weir
The Inglis defence: is your client the captain of the Kangaroos?
Crime

The Inglis defence: is your client the captain of the Kangaroos?

A man has been disqualified from driving for three months after his lawyer compared his drink-driving case to that of footballer Greg Inglis.

  • by Georgina Mitchell
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'Extensive criminal history': alleged rapist refused bail over 87 new charges
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'Extensive criminal history': alleged rapist refused bail over 87 new charges

Anthony Sampieri was charged in November 2018 after he allegedly detained a girl in a toilet at Kogarah and physically and sexually assaulted her in a 15-minute ordeal.

  • by Georgina Mitchell
Man in court for sexual assault of child faces 87 new harassment charges
Police

Man in court for sexual assault of child faces 87 new harassment charges

Police allege the man made dozens of harassing phone calls to multiple women before the sexual assault of a girl in Kogarah.

  • by Jenny Noyes
Man dead, woman critical after alleged domestic violence attack
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Domestic violence

Man dead, woman critical after alleged domestic violence attack

A man has died and a woman is in a critical condition following what police are calling a domestic-violence related stabbing at North Richmond on Monday. 

  • by Sally Rawsthorne
'Very cold': Couple charged after man's dismembered body found
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Police

'Very cold': Couple charged after man's dismembered body found

Police believe the couple knew the 40-year-old man, who was found dead in a unit in Sydney's south-west on Saturday afternoon.

  • by Rachel Clun & Jenny Noyes
Sandwich-board activist Danny Lim to take legal action against police
Police

Sandwich-board activist Danny Lim to take legal action against police

The much-loved 74-year-old activist, who is best known for his social and political messages, was arrested and charged for offensive behaviour in Barangaroo on Friday.

  • by Sarah Keoghan